Minnesota vs Los Angeles Wrap - Los Angeles Wins 104-85
|Minnesota vs Los Angeles Wrap - Los Angeles Wins 104-85|
The Timberwolves were burned for 31 points by Kobe Bryant on Wednesday as the Lakers picked up a 104-85 win at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles was a favorite by 7 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 188.5.
Los Angeles got 15 points from Pau Gasol and another 13 points from Andrew Bynum. Kobe Bryant contributed 8 assists, while Andrew Bynum cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The Timberwolves got a 14-point performance from Martell Webster, who was supported by 14 points from Michael Beasley. Ricky Rubio had 9 assists in a losing cause for Minnesota, while Anthony Randolph grabbed 9 rebounds.
Los Angeles led at halftime, 50-44.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-44.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Timberwolves will aim to get back on the winning track at Phoenix.